|Address||3270 Gerry Levant Rd |
Falconer, New York , United States
|| December 01, 1954
Jan 15, 2017 01:20am
|Info||Andy is the managing partner of the law firm of Goodell & Rankin, and has been the attorney in several successful high profile cases. Previously, he served as County Executive for eight years, cut taxes five years in a row, and left County government with record financial strength. His cost-cutting ideas received statewide recognition. |
Andy is an active leader in many community and charitable organizations as a member of the Church Council at First Covenant Church, founding member and current Board member of Chautauqua Leadership Network, past-President and Paul Harris Fellow for Jamestown Noon Rotary, Board member for Bemus Bay Pops, co-chair of the United Way professional division, former Chairman of the Board of CODE, former President of the SUNY Fredonia Business Administration and Accounting Advisory Board, and former board member and co-chair of the successful Girl Scout Capital Campaign for Camp Timbercrest.
He has received various awards including a recognition award for establishing the Fire Service Enhancement Program, Business First “40-under-40" award in 1993, and the highest award of the New York State Association of Counties for his welfare reform work. Andy has also served on various State Task Forces to improve health care services.
Andy is a magna cum laude graduate of Cornell Law School, where he received the American Jurisprudence Award for Administrative Law. He also has a degree in political economics and mathematics from Williams College. He graduated as salutatorian from Maple Grove High School.
Andy is married to Lisa Goodell, Executive Director of the Chautauqua Blind Association, and has three grown daughters, a step-son, and several grandchildren. He is a PSIA-certified ski instructor at Cockaigne Ski Resort, a member of the Chautauqua Rowing Association, and a licensed marine pilot-engineer. He enjoys hiking, biking, and boating.